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Happy Belated Birthday Adrienne Rich

An honorable human relationship — that is, one in which two people have the right to use the word “love” — is a process, delicate, violent, often terrifying to both persons involved, a process of refining the truths they can tell each other.

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As Resenhas Primorosas do Brain Pickings

O que torna as resenhas de Maria Popova tão primorosas?

Resenhas de livros costumam seguir mais ou menos um padrão. Apresentação do autor, sinopse, crítica com opinião do resenhista, comentários sobre a qualidade técnica, relevância do tema, impressões que ficaram após a leitura. 801 more words

Desenho De Relações

Hurry Up and Wait

Do you know Maria Popova? She is the curator of the weekly newsletter Brain Pickings. I first heard of Brain Pickings from an online friend in a group I used to be part of. 438 more words

Books Music And Movies I Love

I found the following by Maria Popova at http://www.brainpickings.org, quite intriguing;

“The perishableness of time…imparts value, dignity, interest of life”.


Sitting in the Backseat

Sometimes, when I’m bored, I talk to myself. Really. I do that. Mostly, I have this imaginary conversation with myself in my head while sometimes,I write it down – just like what I’m doing now. 490 more words


Just that kind of day...

I don’t feel like doing much else today other than exploring blogs, reading articles on brainpickings.org, and watching Netflix original series. Nothing wrong with that, right? 173 more words

Writer For 365

Greedy for More — A Hunger for Silence 

I’ve got a Hunger, Twisting my Stomach into Knots….

That my tongue is tied off. 

Ok, that’s a Death Cab for Cutie Song. 

But I think it’s safe to say individuals all have their own hungers or desires. 480 more words